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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
404 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

Conditions given represent the highest within that period.

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastal
waters forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...Developing low pressure will move NE away from the
waters early today as a high pressure ridge develops over the
region. The high will lift N of the waters this afternoon as low
pressure develops E of Cape Hatteras. The low will move N and NE
over the NW portion tonight, and pass N of the region Wed as high
pressure builds to the W of the waters. Another low will develop
well E of Cape Hatteras later Wed and Wed night, and then
intensify as it moves E and NE away from the area Thu and Thu
night. High pressure will build E toward the southern portion
later Thu and Thu night, drift E over the S portion Fri, and then
remain over the S waters Fri night into Sat night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of
rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain,
sleet and snow with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Chance of
rain and snow with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Chance
of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
showers.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.